"Lest you wonder at the many centuries that have gone by without the redemption of Jerusalem and Israel, do not forget that the Torah itself - the very purpose of Creation - was not given to man until 2448 years after Creation. That God sees fit to delay is not cause for despair (Siach Yitzchak)."
source: The Schottenstein Edition ArtScroll Edition
Tehillim 147 - He relates His words to Jacob
SINGING ANTICIPATION.......ANTICIPATION IS MAKING ME WAIT